Job Opening – Director of Communications

The Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) is seeking a Director of Communications. The Director of Communications directs and oversees communications initiatives that effectively describe and promote CCI and its advocacy agenda.
Spring 2021 Legislative Roundup

Spring 2021 Legislative Roundup

Invest in Kids Act: In the Budget Implementation Act (BIMP), we were successful in fighting off the Governor’s proposed cuts and in achieving a one-year extension of the program. The Invest in Kids Tax Credit is now scheduled to expire on January 1, 2024. This...
ASK YOUR LEGISLATORS TO OPPOSE HOUSE BILL 2789

ASK YOUR LEGISLATORS TO OPPOSE HOUSE BILL 2789

House Bill 2789 (see fact sheet here) seeks to codify, during a gubernatorial declared public health emergency, a new complaint process against public and nonpublic schools that can apparently be submitted by anyone for any perceived violation of mitigation efforts....
Extreme Proposed Changes to Schools’ Sex-Ed Curriculum in SB818

Extreme Proposed Changes to Schools’ Sex-Ed Curriculum in SB818

SB 818 mandates adding considerable course material and instruction on sex education in public schools. After reviewing the materials mandated in the bill that are contained in the National Sex Education Standards,  the Catholic Conference feels compelled to speak...